Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Boletaceae

Leccinum albostipitatum den Bakker & Noordel

Widely known as Leccinum aurantiacum, the type species is thought to be a different taxon entirely. This current species with the white flocculose stipe and orange cap (discolouring with age) has been re-descibed under this new name. Associated with Populus species

Kibby (2011) - British Boletes with keys to species